Anyone who regularly reads my blogs will know that I am a keen sportswoman and always follow any international sports competitions with interest. The Commonwealth Games have just finished and what a triumph. The competition was thrilling, the results spectacular and many of our athletes exceeded what was expected of them. For every athlete that achieved a Personal Best I congratulate you whether you won a medal or not. Achieving a Personal Best is every sports persons goal, it doesn’t matter at what level you compete, continual improvement is what you hope for and in sport that is a measurable target.
It is not so easy to measure in general life. We would all like to be the very best at what we do but so often it is subjective and how do you measure it anyway. Is it how senior you are in an organisation, how much you earn, how much you contribute to society or